Cockermouth flooding in 2009
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Storm Desmond: How do Cumbria floods compare?

Storm Desmond battered north-west England, as well as parts of Northern Ireland, north Wales and southern Scotland, over the weekend.

Record-breaking amounts of rain fell in Cumbria - the worst-hit county - prompting it to declare a major incident.

Cumbria was also hit badly by floods in 2005 and 2009.

  • 08 Dec 2015
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